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Impossible Things

‘I can’t believe THAT!’ said Alice. ‘Can’t you?’ the Queen said in a pitying tone. ‘Try again: draw a long breath, and shut your eyes.’ Alice laughed. ‘There’s no use trying,’ she said: ‘one CAN’T believe impossible things.’ ‘I daresay … Continue reading

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In winter  I get up at night And dress by yellow candle-light. In summer quite the other way I have to go to bed by day. ~Robert Louis Stevenson  

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The Sunken Garden

  Speak not — whisper not; Here bloweth thyme and bergamot; Softly on the evening hour, Secret herbs their spices shower, Dark-spiked rosemary and myrrh, Lean-stalked, purple lavender; Hides within her bosom, too All her sorrows, bitter rue. Breathe not … Continue reading

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Maurice Sendak Google Doodle celebrates the beloved Where the Wild Things Are author.

Check out today’s wonderful animated Google doodle honoring Maurice Sendak’s birthday! Maurice Sendak Google Doodle celebrates the beloved Where the Wild Things Are author.. Related articles Maurice Sendak: 13 quotes on his birthday (csmonitor.com) Maurice Sendak: Google doodle celebrates author’s … Continue reading

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